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Deloitte is only days away from deciding who gets to buy Australia’s second biggest airline, Virgin. 

But the independence of the accounting firm as administrators of one of the biggest corporate insolvencies in Australian history is in question. 

Crikey understands that Deloitte is the official auditor of a fund held by one of the two remaining bidders, Cyrus Capital Partners, meaning a sale to the company could potentially benefit Deloitte.